We have an open membership policy , so no audition is required. We welcome men and women from the age of 16.
There is no need to be able to read music and the Musical Director will always provide advice where needed. If you have never sung in a choir before we can help you learn the ropes.
New members are always welcome and you can come along and sing for a few weeks to find out if we are the group for you before committing yourself.
Anyone interested in joining should contact the Membership Secretary, tel. 01252 850802, who will be pleased to give you further details regarding membership. Alternatively if you would like us to contact you, please send your details to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The annual fees are broadly in line with other similar organisations in the district. Adults: £100 per year (may be paid in 2 installments of £50). Senior citizens: £90 per year (may be paid in 2 installments of £45) Students: £10 per term. The membership fees help towards the cost of rehearsal venues, professional fees … Continue reading What Does it Cost?
Rehearsals are normally every Tuesday evening (in school term time, give or take a week), from 7.45 pm to 9.45 pm, with a coffee/social break in the middle. NOTE: Due to Covid, we are currently limiting rehearsals to 7:45pm to 9pm, with no break in the middle. We currrently rehearse at Christ Church, Cove Road, … Continue reading When and Where do we Rehearse?
Music The choir borrows music from Hampshire County Council Library music service wherever possible to minimise costs. Some music has to be hired and this cost is included in the membership fee. Very occasionally we ask members to buy music – but only if it is to be used regularly. Concert dress We have a … Continue reading Other Bits and Pieces